Keeping children safe is your business, our business, it's everyone's business.
The work to protect children and young people from abuse and neglect is overseen by the Stockton-on-Tees Local Safeguarding Children Board (SLSCB).
If you have concerns that a child or young person is being abused or neglected, or that they may be at risk of harm, you should contact one of the following services.
Telephone: 01429 284284 (please note the Hartlepool dialling code)
For outside of office hours contact the Emergency Duty Team.
Telephone: 08702 402994
In an emergency contact the Police.